UK Army Equipment

The UK Army (British Army) is the principal land warfare force of the United Kingdom, a part of the British Armed Forces. As of 2020, the British Army comprises 80,040 regular full-time personnel and 30,020 reserve personnel.

Portable Weapons

Submachine gun Heckler & Koch MP5
Used by Special Operations Forces

Shotgun Remington Model 870
Used by Special Operations Forces

Assault rifle F88 Austeyr
38,500 F88 Austeyr

M4A5 Carabine
Used by Special Operations Forces

Battle rifle Heckler & Koch HK417
Used by Special Operations Forces

Combat Vehicles

Main battle tank Challenger 2
227 Challenger 2
To be reduced to 148 upgraded Challenger 3 models by 2030.

Artillery

Helicopters

AH-64 Apache (attack)
48 AH-64D
2 AH-64E

34 AW159 Wildcat (utility)

5 UH-1N Twin Huey (utility)

5 AS365 Dauphin II (utility)

26 SA 341 Gazelle (utility)

UAV